Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Sunak will struggle to meet Tory election pledges, warns IFS

Rishi Sunak will struggle to deliver the Conservative election manifesto promises without “borrowing a hell of a lot more or raising taxes”, according...

Businesses 'fear more job cuts this year' as pandemic goes on

Almost half of UK businesses fear they may have to cut jobs again before the end of the year, a new...

Johnson to outline new measures to retrain unemployed

Boris Johnson is set to announce measures to help the unemployed retrain for jobs in growth sectors with a new push to reverse...

Three more UK universities clamp down as campus cases soar

At least three UK universities imposed fresh coronavirus restrictions on Monday, forcing thousands of students to self-isolate as cases soar on campuses.The University...

U.S. charges former Amazon manager and her family members with insider trading

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Don’t let Covid curb your enthus­iasm, try these bargain ways to socalise within the...

IS the curfew curbing your enthus­iasm when it comes to socialising? Don’t let the new 10pm rules get you down. Check out these savings...

Boris Johnson orders peace talks as Tory rebel anger grows

Boris Johnson ordered urgent peace talks with Conservative rebels on Monday as anger grows over new coronavirus restrictions and claims that ministers are...

Bet on a one-horse race when it comes to William Hill takeover | Nils...

As a betting event, the fun at William Hill may be over before the takeover action has properly started. A one-horse race may...

Boost for HSBC as major Chinese investor Ping An increases stake

HSBC has received a much-needed vote of confidence from its largest investor after China’s Ping An Asset Management increased its stake in the...

UK’s Liberal Democrats to become ‘voice’ of carers, vows Ed Davey

Carers and social care will be the Liberal Democrats’ new priorities, Ed Davey promised on Monday as he softened his anti-Brexit stance in...

Difficult to find fairness amid the Covid crisis | Letters

The chancellor’s efforts to support the economy amid the Covid crisis are welcome. But it is worrying that while he freely accepts that...

How much is statutory sick pay? SSP rules and how to claim explained

EMPLOYEES who are off sick for four days or more can still be paid even if they're not working. Sick pay is one of...

Debenhams has a huge up to 50% off toy sale and mums are stocking...

TOYS are on sale at Debenhams with as much as half off delighting mums shopping early for Christmas. Discounted toys include kids favourites like...

UK reports 4,044 new cases of COVID-19, 13 deaths

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Aircraft demand slumps as coronavirus pandemic hits the global travel industry

Commercial aircraft orders fell to a record low last month as the coronavirus pandemic continues to take its toll on the...

Trump 'paid $750 in federal income taxes in 2016 and 2017' – video report

A New York Times report into Donald Trump's tax records has revealed he paid just $750 in federal income tax in his first...

'Defining moment' as Scottish Government refuses consent for key bill

The Scottish Government is to recommend that Holyrood refuses consent for controversial legislation on trading after Brexit - setting up a...

Disney Store slashes prices by up to 70% as shoppers stock up on Christmas...

THE Disney store has launched a massive sale with huge bargains and shoppers are stocking up ahead of Christmas. The shop, which sells merchandise...

Guinness giant Diageo hails strong sales

Johnnie Walker and Guinness owner Diageo says trading has been better than expected this financial year with strong sales in the...

Aldi to offer online shopping and create 4,000 new jobs

<p>Budget chain to open 100 new stores by end of next year as part of expansion plans</p> READ SOURCE

Hedge fund manager Crispin Odey denies indecent assault charge

Crispin Odey, one of the UK’s best-known hedge fund managers, on Monday pleaded not guilty to a charge of indecent assault.Mr Odey, 61,...

Greggs’ pumpkin spice latte is back this week – and you can get it...

GREGGS is bringing back its pumpkin spice latte this week - and you can now get it delivered. The seasonal drink - which is...

Hedge fund boss Crispin Odey in court on indecent assault charge

Multimillionaire hedge fund manager Crispin Odey has appeared in court accused of assaulting a young investment banker in the late 1990s. Odey, 61, allegedly...

Trump sold voters on the folly that he's a successful businessman. That's a con...

On Sunday night, the New York Times reported that for most of the last 20 years, Donald Trump paid little in the way...

Pizza Hut confirms 29 UK restaurants to close, putting 450 jobs at risk

The owner of Pizza Hut restaurants in the UK will go ahead with plans to shut 29 sites, putting 450 jobs at risk,...